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WA takes thrilling victory from WVW

Gates, Richards lead Warriors to victory

Wyoming Area won a thrilling four-set match over Wyoming Valley West for its second win of the season, a 3-1 victory over the Spartans in a Wyoming Valley Conference Volleyball matchup on Monday afternoon in Exeter.

The Warriors won the first game, 25-21, before Valley West came back to take the second game, 26-24. Wyoming Area then won the third game, 28-26, before clinching the match with a 25-17 victory in the fourth and deciding game.

Tony Richards led the Warriors with a season-high 27 assists, seven kills and two blocks.

Cody Gates added 13 kills, two assists and one block, and Chris Evans scored five kills and had two assists.

Zak Lanunziata chipped in with eight kills and two aces for WA.

Statistics

Aces

Tony Richards…9

Chris Evans…6

Assists

Tony Richards…137

Kills

Cody Gates…67

Tony Richards…35

Chris Evans…19

Blocks

Tony Richards…15

Cody Gates…6

Digs

Chris Evans…1

Standings

North Pocono…7-0

Holy Redeemer…7-0

Coughlin…6-1

Lake-Lehman…6-2

Crestwood…6-2

Abington Heights…5-2

Tunkhannock…4-3

Nanticoke…4-3

Dallas…3-3

Meyers…2-4

Wyoming Area…2-5

Valley West…2-5

Delaware Valley…3-5

Hazleton…2-6

Hanover…0-5

West Side Tech…0-6

Berwick…0-7

This week’s schedule

Tuesday

WA v. Meyers

Thursday

WA at Delaware Valley

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